15
Dec
2014

Healthy Eating - Homemade Smoothie
 
 
Homemade smoothies are a super way to get kids and adults to boost their milk, fruit and vegetable servings. This recipe has extra nutrition built right in and tastes great!
 
 
 
Ingredients:

  • 2 cups (500 mL) 1% milk
  • 1 large green or red apple, chopped
  • 1 cup (250 mL) packed baby spinach
  • 1 cup (250 mL) non-fat plain Greek yogurt (or drained yogurt)
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) ground flax seeds
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) liquid honey, or to taste
  • Ice cubes

Directions:
In a blender, combine milk, apple, spinach and other ingredients (as called for); purée until smooth. Pour over ice into glasses; serve immediately.
 
 
Source: www.heartandstroke.com (Developed by Dairy Farmers of Canada).